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08/21/11 — Many hands in 'Burke's Big Build'

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Many hands in 'Burke's Big Build'

By Phyllis Moore
Published in News on August 21, 2011 1:50 AM

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News-Argus/MICHAEL BETTS

David Burke, paralyzed in an accident in May 2010, just weeks before his graduation from Charles B. Aycock High School, smiles about his new living quarters. The handicap-accessible bedroom, living area and bathroom in the former sunroom of his family home were created through "Burke's Big Build," a project made possible by community donations and many volunteer hours.

By PHYLLIS MOORE News-Argus Staff Writer At first glance, the red, gray and black N.C. State University bedding and gray walls might be found in the room of any average college student. Granted, the steel gray refrigerator and swivel...

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